APPROVED STAKES PROGRAM-2019

(1)Ontario Bred Futurity ($50,000 Added by QHRIDP)

Ajax Downs
For two‐year‐old Ontario Bred horses as recorded with the Program Registry.
Trials: June 23rd
Final: July 14th – 300 YARDS
To nominate: April 15th $ 100.00 (Cdn.)
To Sustain: 

  • May 15th $200.00 (Cdn.)
  • June 15th $200.00 (Cdn.)

(2) Ontario Sires Stakes Futurity ($50,000 by QHRIDP)

Ajax Downs
For two-year-old Quarter Horses, Ontario Sired, as recorded with the Program Registry.
Trials: August 4th
Final: August 25th – 330 YARDS
To nominate: May 1st $ 100.00 (Cdn.)
To Sustain: 

  • June 15th $200.00 (Cdn.)
  • July 15th $200.00 (Cdn.)

For two-year-old Quarter Horses, Ontario Sired, as recorded with the Program Registry.

(3) Alex Picov Memorial Futurity $50,000 ADDED

Ajax Downs
For two-year-old Quarter Horses
Trials: September 16th
Final: October 7th – 400 YARDS
To nominate: May 15th – $100.00 (Cdn.)
To sustain:

  • June 15th – $200.00 (Cdn.)
  • July 15th $200.00 (Cdn.)

(4) Ontario Bred Derby $50,000 Added

Ajax Downs
For three-year-old Ontario Bred horses as recorded with the Program Registry.
Trials: June 2nd
Final: June 16th – 300 YARDS
To nominate: April 15th – $100.00 (Cdn.)
To sustain:

  • May 15th – $200.00 (Cdn.)
  • June 15th – $200.00 (Cdn)

(5) Ontario Sires Stakes Derby $50,000 Added by QHRIDP

Ajax Downs
For three-year-old Quarter Horses, Ontario Sired, as recorded with the Program Registry.
Trials: July 28th
Final: August 11th – 350 YARDS
To nominate: May 1st – $100.00 (Cdn.)
To sustain:

  • June 1st – $200.00 (Cdn.)
  • July 1st – $200.00 (Cdn)

(6) Picov Derby  $50,000 Added

Ajax Downs
For three-year-old Quarter Horses
Trials: September 9th
Final: September 23rd – 400 YARDS
To nominate: May 1st $100.00 (Cdn.)
To sustain:

  • June 1st $200.00 (Cdn.)
  • July 1st $200.00 (Cdn)

(7) Picov Maturity $50,000 ADDED

Ajax Downs
For four-year-old and up Quarter Horses
Trials: May 12th
Final: May 26th – 300 YARDS
To nominate: April 1st – $100.00 (Cdn.)
To sustain: 

  • April 15th – $200.00 (Cdn.)
  • May 1st – $200.00 (Cdn.)

(8) Ontario Sires Stakes Maturity $50,000 Added by QHRIDP

Ajax Downs
For four-year-old and up Quarter Horses, Ontario Sired, as recorded with the Program Registry. The 10 Highest Money Earned will be eligible for finals. Not trial based.
Trials: none
Final: July 1st – 330 YARDS
To nominate: April 15th – $100.00 (Cdn.)
Time of Entry: $500.00 (Cdn.)
If you have never nominated (late):$2500.00 (Cdn.)

(9) Ontario Bred Maturity $50,000 Added

Ajax Downs
For four-year-old and up Ontario Bred horses as recorded with the Program Registry.
Trials: August 18th
Final: September 1st – 400 YARDS
To nominate: May 1st – $100.00 (Cdn.)
To sustain::

  • June 1st $200.00 (Cdn.)
  • July 1st $200.00 (Cdn.)

(10) Alex Picov Memorial Championship $50,000 Added

Ajax Downs
For three-year-old and up Quarter Horses. Not trial based.
1. Quarter horses that have made at least three starts in Ontario in 2019. Preference is given to horses that have won a Derby or Maturity in 2019. Remaining entries will be determined by lifetime earnings until 10 eligible entries have been received.
2. Also, Eligible horses will also be selected however entry fees will only be payable if AE horse starts.
Trials: None
Final: Oct 14th – 440 YARDS
To nominate: May 15th – $100.00 (Cdn.)
Time of Entry: $1000.00 (Cdn.)
If you have never nominated (late): $5000.00 (Cdn.)